Work in Progress: Be Kind – Part 2

The scene is Parliament House, the event is a Marriage Equality rally… This my favourite sign at the Marriage Equality Rally, and what a perfect segue (segway?) from Work in Progress: Be Kind – Part 1 to the second set of photos! It … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Be Kind -Part 1

I love collaborating with people who respond like this to my artwork offerings: And I am rather nerding out that the title of this blog post, not only refers to the artwork and sketches below and relates to the rainbow rally … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Pomegranate

Gorgeous gifted Autumn fruit leads to luscious still life! Mother Nature you surprising, wonderful thing! Who could have know when our permaculture garden designer – and bold art calendar stockist – Nadja from Nadja’s Garden came around bearing a large pomegranate, … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Bottle with bottlebrush flower

A lovely neighbour gifted me a fresh, pink bottlebrush flower sprig and I found a tiny bottle to hold water for it. The light and colour captivated me and I was drawn to make a painting of the combination :) … Continue reading

Happy Fifth Bold Art Calendar Birthday!

Suddenly, I’ve been making bold art calendars for five years! Of course it’s not really sudden :) It’s taken five years of art and design, persistance and discernment. But even before that, I intermittantly made calendars for friends and family … Continue reading

Bold Living 49: Be a Rainbow

Be a rainbow in someone’s cloud I want to write philosophically, helpfully somehow, but it tends not to come out the way I want it to. So I paint. And add wonderful-with-words folks words to my art. I hope you … Continue reading

Bold Interview 7: In which my Newsletter Tribe asks me Art Biz Questions

Follow my blog with Bloglovin When I asked my eNewsletter Tribe for if they had questions they wanted to ask me, I was surprised to receive these art biz questions about marketing and such. Except the first one. Which is … Continue reading

Bold Living 46: Happy Art and Gratitude quote

Happy Art and Gratitude quote I hope you like this pairing of my gratefulness / happy art lino print with Brother David Steindl-Rast’s quote pulled from his TED talk (below)! His quote is all around on the internet and initially … Continue reading

Market Painting and The Sisterhood of the Travelling Elephant Top

Hellooooo, Bold Soul! Hope this finds you with rainbows a-shimmering in your heart, that you’re delighted as well as delightful. I am grateful for a cool, calm day, and a just-finished happy weekend with my shining son home for a … Continue reading